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3 reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We spent 2 weeks traveling around the south island staying at all different motels and the boutique motel was our favorite by far. Very helpful staff that were happy to advise us on activities to do around the area and traveling to our next stop. Also had a very nice, clean, comfortable and well equipped room.

Thank Caleb O
JoyNelson, Manager at Boutique Motel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear CalebO, Thank you for your review. We are only too happy to help our guests especially those from outside of New Zealand as they have come to one of the best areas in the South Island. There is much to see and do and sometimes time is limited so local advice is the best way to work out where... More 

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

We spent 4 nights at the Boutique Motel and were only in the room to sleep since our objective was to take advantage of all the sights, hikes, and activities in the area. Nicky, the owner was very helpful as she provided restaurant recommendations as well as local sights to visit. The room is very neat, clean and comfortable. Ground... More 

Thank sjean419
JoyNelson, Manager at Boutique Motel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear sjean419, Many thanks for your review. We are happy we could offer you all that you required for your stay with us. You are correct about our location. It is a great spot for the majority of our guests and also away from the noise and bustle of the city. We hope the rest of your holiday went well... More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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56 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Again a business trip and lack of forward planning left me at the mercy of what was available. Boutique Motel, basically on the main road in Stoke, very clean and tidy, quiet location. Handy to a pub, several small takeaway/cafe dining options and supermarkets. Room was comfortable and I would have no problems getting booking again.

Thank GrumpyCabbage
JoyNelson, Manager at Boutique Motel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear Grumpy Cabbage, Many thanks for your review on your stay with us. This is appreciated. You are correct in saying that because of your late booking there was not much accommodation left in Nelson (normal for this time of the year) so we were happy that we could assist in supplying you a place to stay whilst here for... More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Very well presented boutique accommodation provider. Nicky the owner was lovely, friendly and very pleasant. Room was extremely well presented, comfortable bed, clean bathroom with nice hot shower. Good selection of channels on Sky TV which is now not always the norm. Quirky tiny ironing board but it did the job. From some small touches you gather these are professional,... More 

Thank 876nathanm
JoyNelson, Manager at Boutique Motel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear 876nathanm, Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. This is appreciated. You are correct in that our aim is to offer a pleasant enjoyable experience to all our guests and to also offer great facilities, excellent service and all for a reasonable tariff. Many thanks, Nicky. More 

South Bend, IN
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209 reviews
80 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016

We enjoyed a wonderful room with spa bath, and lots of room. We would probably stay here again. However, all the rooms that we saw are on the second floor with an outside, uncovered stairway entrance. (Perhaps a wheelchair accessible room was available, but we did not see nor were informed about it.) It was very rainy during our two... More 

Thank compost4all
JoyNelson, Manager at Boutique Motel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear Compost4all, Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed the unit that you booked. I have found it interesting your comment about our access units considering you did not require one. We do have 2 of these and they are of course on the ground floor whereas your unit was on the 1st floor. I would have... More 

Calgary, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 4 February 2016

I stayed for a week in a room with a small kitchen. Very clean, comfortable and well-maintained. I did not have a car but everything I needed was close by. The bus stop is across the street, so it's very east to get to Nelson or the beach. The owners are very friendly and helpful.

Thank Claudette A
JoyNelson, Owner at Boutique Motel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear Claudette, Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us as it was lovely for us having you here. We hope the remainder of your time in New Zealand was as enjoyable. More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed 14 January 2016

The room was very small to accommodate two suitcase, the room had other facilities and had a clean bathroom. The owners were very friendly and helped with directions and where a outs of town. The room is big enough for a single person to occupy. Most of the rooms are located at the first floor level. No elevator to carry... More 

Thank mirar1
JoyNelson, Manager at Boutique Motel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear Mirar1, Thank you for taking time during your trip around New Zealand to post a review on your stay with us at the Boutique Motel. You are correct in that the majority of our rooms are up one floor (these being the Standard Studios, our cheapest rooms, which you had booked, our One Bedroom Unit, and our two Spa... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 May 2015

Boutique Motel Nelson.... Peter and I stayed here on the recommendation of relatives who live in the area. Whilst not in the centre of Nelson, it is in close vicinity to the Stoke and Richmond shopping precincts, which in recent times have become more popular than the city. Our room was immaculate and very thoughtfully arranged for absolute comfort. We... More 

Thank Susan123737
JoyNelson, Owner at Boutique Motel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear Susan, Thank you for your review on your stay here at the Boutique Motel. It was lovely to meet you. Peter has stayed with us in the past so it was lovely to meet you, his wife. We enjoyed your company and do hope to see you back again but under happier circumstances. I hope it was a good... More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Stu and I had 2 nights in this of the road beautiful quiet Motel. We were warmly welcomed and shown our room straight away. just everything about the place was lovely and comfortable. would recomend this Motel to anyone and everyone for price and comfort. Debbie And Stu Paterson

Thank StuDeb6263
JoyNelson, Owner at Boutique Motel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear Stu & Deb, Thank you for your lovely review on your stay with us. It was very nice to meet you both and to have you stay here at the Boutique Motel. We hope to see you again if & when you return to Nelson. More 

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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2015

I stayed at the Boutique Motel at the end of March for one night. Booked only a few days before. Great communication and nice welcome when arrived. Room was tastefully decorated and had everything I needed plus very clean. My room was at the start of an internal hallway (so set up more like a hotel) but was very quiet.... More 

Thank mertyl
JoyNelson, Owner at Boutique Motel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear Mertyl, Your review on your stay with us at the Boutique Motel is greatly appreciated. We are pleased that our accommodation offered all that you required and we are more than happy to help our guests with travel arrangements and anything else that helps ensure their stay with us is enjoyable & hassle free so they can get the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in a very popular and convenient location, the Boutique Motel offers its guests personal friendly service, peaceful surroundings, modern amenities, comfortable bedding and great showers.The important things in life when you are away from home. We are within walking distance to restaurants, supermarkets, takeaways,the local shopping centre, Saxton Sporting fields and the WOW museum. Just 9kms to the centre of Nelson City. For the very best deals & prices available contact the Boutique Motel directly. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Boutique Motel Nelson

Address: 559 Main Road Stoke, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: RM360 - RM493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Boutique Motel Nelson 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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#6 Family Hotel in Nelson
#15 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
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“room 6 was lovely”
 of 5 bubbles 315kmr, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Note rooms are located up one set of stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles brucekarens, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“for accessibility choose room 1 on ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles AdrienneM306, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We had an upstairs unit and second visit was down stairs no problems with either for us.”
 of 5 bubbles bullergirlnz, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“Upper level worked for us - great viewing the Jet Streams and no noise from other visitors”
 of 5 bubbles Mal267, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
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